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Ghassan Salhab

Born in Dakar, Senegal in 1958, Ghassan Salhab has directed five feature films: Beyrouth Fantôme, Terra Incognita (selected by the section « Un Certain Regard » - Cannes 2002), The Last Man, 1958 and The Mountain, which have all been selected by various prestigious festivals around the world. Ghassan has also directed numerous short films and videos, including Posthumus; Narcisse Perdu; My Living Body, My Dead Body; La Rose de Personne; Baalbeck (co-directed with Akram Zaatari and Mohamad Soueid); Afrique Fantôme and Après la Mort… In addition to making his own films, Salhab collaborates on various screenplays in Lebanon and in France, and teaches film in Lebanon. He has also published his texts and articles in various magazines.